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BRODWIN: 7 ways the soda industry 'follows tobacco's playbook to the letter'

"Soda follows tobacco's playbook to the letter," Marion Nestle...author of the book "Soda Politics," which explores the relationship between soda industries, politics, and public health, told Business Insider. Here are seven ways soda is following in s
Business Insider
added Dec 20, 2015 17:10
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[New York] TOBACCO Its History Illustrated by The Books, Manuscripts and Engravings In the Library of GEORGE ARENTS, Jr: VOLUME ONE I507-l6l5

New York Public Library
added Dec 17, 2015 20:24
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TOBACCO A Catalogue Of The Books, Manuscripts And Engravings ACQUIRED SINCE 1941 IN THE ARENTS TOBACCO COLLECTION AT THE NEW YORK PUBLIC LIBRARY

New York Public Library
added Dec 16, 2015 23:34
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TOBACCO, A CATALOGUE OF THE BOOKS, MANUSCRIPTS, AND ENGRAVINGS ACQUIRED SINCE 1942 IN THE ARENTS TOBACCO COLLECTION AT THE NEW YORK PUBLIC LIBRARY, FROM 1507 TO THE PRESENT

New York Public Library
added Dec 16, 2015 22:55
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[UK] Scotch, beer and cigarettes: my weekend with Patricia Highsmith

her regular diet consisted of scotch, beer and cigarettes.
The Guardian (uk)
added Nov 29, 2015 16:18
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[UK] Why penguins can't taste fish and how the Moon's got better broadband than rural Britain! Bizarre facts from a new book to boggle your mind and tickle your funny bone

Four of the six ‘Marlboro Men’ have died of smoking-related diseases. / Smokers are 16 times more likely to have a limb amputated than non-smokers. / Extracted from 1,234 QI Facts To Leave You Speechless by John Lloyd
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Nov 27, 2015 00:59
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‘Soda Politics’ and ‘Saving Gotham’

The book’s most interesting section recounts a multiyear campaign to bring down New York’s smoking rate through a series of antismoking TV ads. In 2006, the data-obsessed Frieden noted a sudden decline in the smoking rate among Hispanic men. It was thank
New York Times
added Nov 23, 2015 20:41
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Kareem Abdul-Jabbar on His 45-Year Obsession with Sherlock Holmes / The basketball legend's new novel, Mycroft Holmes, prequelizes Arthur Conan Doyle's original stories.

Holmes inspired Abdul-Jabbar to "apply powers of observation to my basketball game," ... "One time I overheard a couple of ball boys discussing how Bob Lanier liked to smoke in the locker room at halftime...Sure enough, he got too winded to play. We won
Esquire Magazine
added Nov 12, 2015 02:36
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Elementary: Kareem Abdul-Jabbar

“I make deductions. That’s what I do. Hey, I read Sherlock Holmes."...Bob Lanier—the six-foot-eleven Moriarty of the Detroit Pistons—would sneak cigarettes during halftime. “I knew, if Lanier was smoking, if I made him run in the second half he’d be in pa
The New Yorker
added Nov 12, 2015 02:35
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[Asia-pacific] WashU Expert: Time for tobacco-state politicians to make ‘adult choice’ on Pacific trade agreement

Benson, the author of “Tobacco Capitalism: Growers, Migrant Workers, and the Changing Face of a Global Industry”...the tobacco industry is allowed to continue profiting from the global marketing of a product clearly shown to cause health problems and mor
Washington University in St. Louis (MO)
added Oct 7, 2015 23:55
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